Steals Per Game Career Leaders and Records

Leaders are based on stats from the 1985-86 through 2017-18 seasons.
Not all leaderboards are available for seasons prior to 1992-93.

Statistical coverage for seasons prior to 1992-93 is mostly complete, however there are a small number of unknown player records.

Since 1985-86

  • Minimum 225 STL
Since 1985-86 Table
Rank Player STL/G From To Last School
1Desmond Cambridge 3.93 2000 2002 Alabama A&M
2Mookie Blaylock 3.80 1988 1989 Oklahoma
3Tra-Deon Hollins 3.67 2016 2017 Nebraska-Omaha
4Ronn McMahon 3.52 1988 1990 Eastern Washington
5Van Usher 3.18 1990 1992 Tennessee Tech
6John Linehan 3.16 1998 2002 Providence
7Pepe Sanchez 3.15 1997 2000 Temple
8Gerald Walker 3.10 1993 1996 San Francisco
9Obie Trotter 3.04 2003 2006 Alabama A&M
10Bonzi Wells 2.99 1995 1998 Ball State
11Michael Anderson 2.95 1986 1988 Drexel
12Tim Winn 2.95 1997 2000 St. Bonaventure
13Briante Weber 2.94 2012 2015 Virginia Commonwealth
14Haywoode Workman 2.94 1987 1989 Oral Roberts
15Marques Green 2.90 2001 2004 St. Bonaventure
16Morris Scott 2.90 1998 2001 Florida A&M
17Kenny Robertson 2.87 1987 1990 Cleveland State
18Jason Rowe 2.86 1997 2000 Loyola (MD)
19Darnell Mee 2.85 1991 1993 Western Kentucky
20Jay Threatt 2.84 2008 2012 Delaware State
21Pat Baldwin 2.83 1991 1994 Northwestern
22Johnny Rhodes 2.82 1993 1996 Maryland
23Clarence Ceasar 2.77 1992 1995 Louisiana State
24Drafton Davis 2.77 1986 1988 Marist
 Louis Ford 2.77 2003 2006 Howard
26Jarion Childs 2.73 1996 2000 American
27Pointer Williams 2.73 1992 1996 McNeese State
28Kevin Braswell 2.73 1999 2002 Georgetown
29Shawnta Rogers 2.72 1996 1999 George Washington
30Alex Robertson 2.72 1991 1994 Dayton
31Devin Gibson 2.71 2008 2011 Texas-San Antonio
32Cookie Belcher 2.69 1997 2001 Nebraska
33Chuck Evans 2.69 1990 1993 Mississippi State
34Frank Smith 2.69 1986 1988 Old Dominion
35David Edwards 2.68 1992 1994 Texas A&M
36Gary Payton 2.67 1987 1990 Oregon State
37Devan Downey 2.67 2006 2010 South Carolina
38D\'Wayne Tanner 2.67 1987 1990 Rice
39Travis Holmes 2.66 2006 2009 Virginia Military Institute
40Ibrahim Jaaber 2.66 2004 2007 Pennsylvania
41Marcus Walton 2.65 1992 1995 Alcorn State
42Chris Corchiani 2.65 1988 1991 North Carolina State
43Keith Jennings 2.63 1988 1991 East Tennessee State
44Charlie Ward 2.62 1991 1994 Florida State
45Chris Garner 2.61 1994 1997 Memphis
46Tim Smith 2.61 2003 2006 East Tennessee State
47Scott Burrell 2.60 1990 1993 Connecticut
48Brevin Knight 2.59 1994 1997 Stanford
49Mario Chalmers 2.57 2006 2008 Kansas
50Ben Larson 2.56 1996 1999 Cal Poly
51Chavis Holmes 2.55 2006 2009 Virginia Military Institute
52Dominick Young 2.55 1995 1997 Fresno State
53Gary Grant 2.53 1986 1988 Michigan
54Jason Hart 2.49 1997 2000 Syracuse
55Jamon Gordon 2.48 2004 2007 Virginia Tech
56Shandue McNeill 2.46 1994 1997 St. Bonaventure
57Tevin Hammond 2.46 2013 2015 Arkansas-Pine Bluff
58Eric Murdock 2.46 1988 1991 Providence
59DaShawn Freeman 2.46 2003 2006 Sacramento State
60Dewayne Powell 2.46 1993 1996 Tennessee-Martin
61Paul Gause 2.44 2006 2009 Seton Hall
62Orlando Smart 2.43 1991 1994 San Francisco
63Chuck Eidson 2.43 2000 2003 South Carolina
64Chakowby Hicks 2.42 2002 2005 Norfolk State
65Speedy Claxton 2.42 1997 2000 Hofstra
66Terry Giles 2.42 1987 1990 Florida A&M
67Elliot Perry 2.41 1988 1991 Memphis
68Pierria Henry 2.41 2012 2015 Charlotte
69Jason Bell 2.40 1995 1999 Virginia Military Institute
70Rick Mickens 2.40 1997 2000 Central Connecticut State
71Kevin Hamilton 2.39 2003 2006 Holy Cross
72Greg Anthony 2.38 1987 1991 Nevada-Las Vegas
73D.J. Thompson 2.38 2004 2007 Appalachian State
74Kenny Battle 2.38 1986 1989 Illinois
75Juan Dixon 2.36 1999 2002 Maryland
76John Giraldo 2.35 1993 1996 Monmouth
77Brandin Knight 2.35 2000 2003 Pittsburgh
78Duke Mondy 2.34 2010 2014 Oakland
79Rap Curry 2.34 1991 1994 Saint Joseph's
80Keith Triplett 2.34 2002 2005 Toledo
81Corey Walden 2.34 2011 2015 Eastern Kentucky
82T.J. McConnell 2.33 2011 2015 Arizona
83Fuquan Edwin 2.32 2011 2014 Seton Hall
84Mardy Collins 2.32 2003 2006 Temple
85Randy Brown 2.32 1987 1991 New Mexico State
86Jerry McCullough 2.32 1992 1996 Pittsburgh
87Sean Dent 2.31 1986 1988 Wyoming
88Tony Lee 2.31 2005 2008 Robert Morris
89James Banks 2.31 1997 2000 Nicholls State
90Ian Boylan 2.31 2002 2005 Cal State Northridge
91Andrew Gellert 2.30 1999 2002 Harvard
92Carl Elliott 2.30 2004 2007 George Washington
93Darius Burton 2.30 1994 1997 Hofstra
94Donnie Boyce 2.29 1992 1995 Colorado
95D.J. Cooper 2.29 2010 2013 Ohio
96Garrett Richardson 2.29 2001 2004 Tennessee State
97Will Cherry 2.28 2010 2013 Montana
98Dave Masciale 2.28 1994 1997 Long Island University
99Eric Coley 2.28 1997 2000 Tulsa
100Ryan Sears 2.28 1998 2001 Creighton
101Vonteego Cummings 2.28 1996 1999 Pittsburgh
102Aaron Craft 2.28 2011 2014 Ohio State
103Cedric Jackson 2.27 2005 2009 Cleveland State
104Kerry Kittles 2.27 1993 1996 Villanova
105Jimmal Ball 2.26 1997 2000 Akron
106Doug Overton 2.25 1988 1991 La Salle
107Jalan West 2.25 2013 2018 Northwestern State
108Keydren Clark 2.25 2003 2006 Saint Peter's
109Brigham Waginger 2.24 2007 2010 Western Carolina
110Eddie Basden 2.24 2002 2005 Charlotte
111Mark Macon 2.23 1988 1991 Temple
112Troy Bell 2.23 2000 2003 Boston College
113Jerel McNeal 2.21 2006 2009 Marquette
114David Vanterpool 2.21 1992 1995 St. Bonaventure
115Tyronn Mitchell 2.20 2003 2006 Northwestern State
116Kevin Soares 2.20 1989 1992 Nevada
117Zakee Wadood 2.20 2001 2004 East Tennessee State
118Sonny Troutman 2.19 2004 2007 Ohio
119Jevon Carter 2.19 2015 2018 West Virginia
120Anthony Hickey 2.19 2012 2015 Oklahoma State
121Damian Saunders 2.18 2008 2011 Duquesne
122Brooks Thompson 2.18 1990 1994 Oklahoma State
123Brent Price 2.18 1988 1992 Oklahoma
124Jay Williams 2.18 2000 2002 Duke
125Edward O'Neil 2.17 2001 2004 Charleston Southern
126Duane Clemens 2.17 1997 2000 Ball State
127Lindsey Hunter 2.16 1989 1993 Jackson State
128Shernard Long 2.16 1997 2001 Georgia State
129Lloyd Williams 2.15 1997 2000 Texas-San Antonio
130Ricky Minard 2.15 2001 2004 Morehead State
 Kevin Morris 2.15 1997 2001 Georgia State
132Mike Kelley 2.15 1998 2001 Wisconsin
133Jeremy Chappell 2.15 2006 2009 Robert Morris
134Torey Thomas 2.14 2004 2007 Holy Cross
135Bryan Hopkins 2.14 2003 2006 Southern Methodist
 Larry Simmons 2.14 1987 1990 Maryland-Baltimore County
137Stevin Smith 2.14 1991 1994 Arizona State
138Warren Anderson 2.14 1994 1997 Wagner
 Lalo Rios 2.14 1996 1999 Texas-Rio Grande Valley
140E.J. Gordon 2.14 2003 2006 Stetson
141David Holston 2.13 2006 2009 Chicago State
142Todd Day 2.13 1989 1992 Arkansas
 Vernon Hamilton 2.13 2004 2007 Clemson
144Markus Carr 2.12 1999 2002 Cal State Northridge
145Brad Childress 2.11 1987 1990 Campbell
146Tim Hardaway 2.11 1986 1989 Texas-El Paso
147Malcolm Armstead 2.11 2010 2013 Wichita State
148Sundiata Gaines 2.11 2005 2008 Georgia
149Nate Green 2.11 1997 2000 Indiana State
150Gene Nabors 2.10 1996 2000 Robert Morris
 Damian Owens 2.10 1995 1998 West Virginia
152Lester Lyons 2.10 1991 1994 East Carolina
153Marty Higgins 2.09 1989 1992 Maine
154Mouse McFadden 2.09 1986 1989 Cleveland State
155Lee Mayberry 2.09 1989 1992 Arkansas
156Tyson Patterson 2.09 1997 2000 Appalachian State
157Tyrone Lewis 2.08 2007 2010 Niagara
158Chris Duhon 2.08 2001 2004 Duke
 Charles Jones 2.08 1994 1998 Long Island University
160Bryan Mullins 2.08 2006 2009 Southern Illinois
161Eddie House 2.08 1997 2000 Arizona State
162Robert Dowdell 2.08 1988 1991 Coastal Carolina
163Moe Segar 2.07 1994 1997 Saint Peter's
164Frank Walker 2.06 1986 1990 Hofstra
165Eric Roberson 2.06 1997 2000 Bradley
166Terrence Rencher 2.06 1992 1995 Texas
167C.J. McCollum 2.05 2010 2013 Lehigh
168Chris Kramer 2.05 2007 2010 Purdue
169Phillip Allen 2.05 1992 1995 North Carolina A&T
170Jason Harris 2.04 1998 2001 Fordham
171Rodney Peel 2.04 1988 1992 Appalachian State
172Rick Brunson 2.04 1992 1995 Temple
173David Hawkins 2.04 2001 2004 Temple
174Casey Arena 2.04 1993 1996 Maine
175Ricky Hickman 2.03 2004 2007 North Carolina-Greensboro
176Jave Meade 2.03 2001 2004 Holy Cross
177Keir Rogers 2.03 1988 1992 Loyola (IL)
178Tony Dobbins 2.02 2000 2004 Richmond
179Jeremy Goode 2.02 2007 2010 Mount St. Mary's
 Erick Strickland 2.02 1993 1996 Nebraska
181Laron Profit 2.02 1996 1999 Maryland
182Alex Caruso 2.01 2013 2016 Texas A&M
183Chris Gaynor 2.01 2005 2008 Winthrop
184Jameer Nelson 2.00 2001 2004 Saint Joseph's
 Kendrick Perry 2.00 2011 2014 Youngstown State
186Tywain McKee 1.99 2006 2009 Coppin State
 Jean Prioleau 1.99 1989 1992 Fordham
188Brett Blizzard 1.99 2000 2003 North Carolina-Wilmington
189Kris Clack 1.99 1996 1999 Texas
190Shaheen Holloway 1.99 1997 2000 Seton Hall
191Jelani Hewitt 1.98 2011 2015 Georgia Southern
192Lenny Brown 1.98 1996 1999 Xavier
 Kim Lewis 1.98 1991 1995 Tulane
194Lorenzo Neely 1.98 1988 1991 Eastern Michigan
195Chavaughn Lewis 1.98 2012 2015 Marist
196Zabian Dowdell 1.98 2004 2007 Virginia Tech
197Anthony Grundy 1.98 1999 2002 North Carolina State
198Jordan Fouse 1.97 2013 2016 Green Bay
199Christopher Anderson 1.97 2012 2015 San Diego
200Jonathan Amos 1.97 2006 2009 Toledo
201Marcus Brown 1.97 1993 1996 Murray State
202Courtney Eldridge 1.97 1999 2002 North Carolina-Greensboro
203Byron Eaton 1.96 2006 2009 Oklahoma State
204Trevor Releford 1.96 2011 2014 Alabama
205Brian Cardinal 1.96 1997 2000 Purdue
206Kenny Williams 1.96 1991 1994 Illinois-Chicago
207Sidney Goodman 1.96 1992 1995 Coppin State
208Jeremy Lin 1.96 2007 2010 Harvard
209Bernard Thompson 1.96 2012 2015 Florida Gulf Coast
210Darren Brooks 1.95 2002 2005 Southern Illinois
211Bo McCalebb 1.95 2004 2008 New Orleans
212Ceola Clark 1.95 2009 2013 Western Illinois
213Daniel Mullings 1.95 2012 2015 New Mexico State
214Desmar Jackson 1.94 2010 2014 Southern Illinois
215Marcus Faison 1.94 1997 2000 Siena
 Terrell Lowery 1.94 1989 1992 Loyola Marymount
 Cedric Smith 1.94 1998 2001 South Florida
218Jeff Monaco 1.94 1998 2001 Southern Utah
219Richie Williams 1.94 2006 2009 San Diego State
220Russ Smith 1.93 2011 2014 Louisville
221T.J. Cleveland 1.93 1999 2002 Arkansas
222Kevin Hardy 1.93 2012 2015 McNeese State
223Kenny Hasbrouck 1.92 2006 2009 Siena
224James Thues 1.92 2001 2005 Detroit Mercy
225Kareem Reid 1.92 1996 1999 Arkansas
226Aaron Miles 1.91 2002 2005 Kansas
227Gerry McNamara 1.91 2003 2006 Syracuse
228J.P. Primm 1.91 2009 2012 North Carolina-Asheville
229Delvon Arrington 1.91 1999 2002 Florida State
230Chris Thomas 1.91 2002 2005 Notre Dame
231Courtney Lee 1.91 2005 2008 Western Kentucky
232Roderick Taylor 1.90 1993 1996 Jackson State
233Torris Bright 1.90 2000 2003 Louisiana State
 Jason Terry 1.90 1996 1999 Arizona
235Stacey Augmon 1.90 1988 1991 Nevada-Las Vegas
236Andre Miller 1.90 1996 1999 Utah
237Kevin Reed 1.89 2003 2007 Maine
238Joey Brown 1.89 1991 1994 Georgetown
239John Goldsberry 1.88 2003 2006 North Carolina-Wilmington
240Bashir Mason 1.88 2004 2007 Drexel
 Anthony Stacey 1.88 1996 2000 Bowling Green State
242Monroe Brown 1.88 1989 1992 Penn State
243Stanley Jackson 1.88 1990 1993 Alabama-Birmingham
244Jerald Honeycutt 1.88 1994 1997 Tulane
245Brandon Johnson 1.87 2005 2008 Old Dominion
 Malik Sealy 1.87 1989 1992 St. John's (NY)
247Jackson Emery 1.87 2006 2011 Brigham Young
248Derrick Phelps 1.87 1991 1994 North Carolina
249Chaz Williams 1.86 2010 2014 Massachusetts
250Chaisson Allen 1.86 2008 2011 Northeastern

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